International Tourism Management

Hochschule Worms

M.A. On Campus
24 months
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The International Tourism Management consecutive Master's degree programme at Hochschule Worms is a predominantly German-language study programme. It has a two year (4 semesters) length of study and leads to a second professionally qualifying university degree as a "Master of Arts (M.A.)." 


Master's graduates have a broad, detailed and critical understanding of tourism and transport science, which goes far beyond the knowledge of undergraduate studies. They are able to independently carry out projects in the work world and take on overriding responsibility in a team. The career prospects of Master's graduates are consistently positive since a significantly increasing demand for higher skilled graduates of Tourism Business Administration is to be expected in the travel and tourism industry in the coming years.

The International Tourism Management course at Hochschule Worms contents can be categorized into five subject groups with corresponding weighting:

  • 25% SBWL (Special Business Administration Studies of Tourism and Transport Management): Tour Operator and Travel Agent Management, Transport Management, Destination Management, Hotel Management, Business Travel Management, Event Management and Travel Technology - including case studies/simulation games
  • 28% ABWL (Business Administration, e.g. Management Concepts, International Marketing, International Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources Management))
  • 14% FBWL (foreign language - general and specialized language - and intercultural curricula with business administration related references)
  • 8% KOMP (advanced complementary studies, for example, Empirical Methods of Work, Economic Policy and Globalization, Law)
  • 25% Thesis

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Tour operator management and Travel agency management
  • Transport Carrier Management
  • Destination Management
  • Hotel Management
  • Business Travel Management
  • Event Management
  • Travel Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants for the "International Tourism Management" master-study programme must satisfy the following general admission requirements to be admitted to the degree course:

  • First professionally qualifying degree (Diplom, Bachelor's) with honors (overall grade 2.59 or better) in a business degree programme

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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International Tourism Management
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